Teaching English Language Learners (TELLs) Certificate

Teaching English Language Learners (TELLs) Certificate provides undergraduate teacher licensure candidates the knowledge, skills, and experiences that will prepare them to meet the challenges of English language learners in their classrooms. The TELLs Certificate consists of an optional infusion portfolio, field-based experiences with language learners, a three course focus sequence and a cultural and social justice course. Open to all teacher licensure majors.

Program Requirements

Required courses
EDT 221Teaching English Language Learners in PK-12: Culture & Second Language Acquisition3
EDT 323Teaching English Language Learners in PK-12: Instructional Theories & Practices3
EDT 425Teaching English Language Learners in PK-12: Active Learning & Literacy3
Electives
Select an elective course in cultural diversity or social justice3
Total Credit Hours12